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Fee Schedule
Land Records (Sec. 734a):
Description
Fee Amount
Additional Fees
Recording Documents
$60.00 first page
$5.00 each additional page or portion.
Asgn/Rel with Nominee of Assignor/Releaser (MERS)
$159.00 flat fee
(see below)
Other Documents with Nominee as Grantee (MERS)
$159.00 first page
$5.00 each additional page or portion.
Forclosure Registration
$60.00
 
Filing Fees
Description
Fee Amount
Trade Name Certificate
$5.00
Liquor Permit Registration
$2.00
Vital Statistics (PA07-133, Sec 7-73, 7-74, 7-76):
Description
Fee Amount
Birth Certificate Short-form, Certified
$15.00
Birth, Marriage or Death - Full Size - Certified Copy
$20.00
Marriage License
$30.00
Cremation Permit
$3.00
Burial or Removal Permit
$3.00
Conveyance Tax (Sec. 12-494)
Description
Fee Amount
Additional Fees
Property Transfers
State fee .75%
Town fee .25%
Surcharges
$2.00 each transfer reportable to State
 
Copies/Faxing
Description
Fee Amount
Additional Fees
Copies of your documents
$0.25/page
 
Copies of Town Documents
$0.50/page
 
Copies of Land Records
$1.00/page
Plus $2.00 for Certification
Maps
(24x36) $7 (18x24) $5
 
 
(11x17) $2
 
Scanning of a Map
$5
 
Send/Receive a fax
$0.50/page
 
Notaries Public (Sec. 7-34a, 3-94n, 3-94o):
Description
Fee Amount
Non-Residents
Notary Registration (To file your notary appointment with the Town Clerk)
$10.00
 
Notary Service (to have a document notarized)
$0.00 (Residents)
$5.00 per Signature
Description
Resident Fee
Youth
Non-Resident
Firearms Hunting
$19
$11
$91
Firearms Hunting & All Waters Fishing
$40
$20
$120
Archery Deer/Small Game
$41
$10
$135
Trapping
$34
$17 (Ages 16-17) $11 (15 & under)
$250
Game Bird Conservation Stamp
$28
$14
$28
Hip Permit/Duck Stamp
$17
$9
$17
All Waters Fishing
$32
$16
$63
Inland Waters Only
$28
$14
$55
Marine Waters Only
$10
$5
$15
3 Day Inland Waters Only
N/A
N/A
$22
3 Day Marine Waters Only
N/A
N/A
$8
Dog Licenses (Sec. 22-338 thru Sec. 22-352):
Description
Fee Amount
Note
Altered (Fixed)
$8.00
Proof of Rabies Vaccination as well as
Unaltered (Not fixed)
$19.00
proof of alteration is needed.
Guide Dog
No Charge
 
Late Licensing Fee
$1.00 per month or fraction thereof
 
Transfer of Ownership
$1.00 for new tag if already licensed
 
Lost Tag
$1.00
 
Change of Address (Within CT)
$1.00
Copy of Previous license required
Kennel Licenses
$51.00 for up to 10 tags
 
RECORDING FEE CHANGE - EFFECTIVE DATE: December 1, 2017

With the passing of Bill No. 1502 the fee for recording land records will increase to $60.00 for the first page of the document and still remain as $5.00 for each additional page.  Mortgage Electronic Recording documents will remain the same.

§ 665 — DOCUMENT RECORDING FEE
 Increases, from $3 to $10, the recording fee municipalities charge to generate revenue for preserving historic documents
 Currently the municipality retains $1 of each fee for municipal historic document preservation and remits $2 of each fee to the state librarian for state historic document preservation
 The bill doubles each of these amounts and requires municipalities to remit the remaining $4 to the state to be credited to the General Fund





PA 13-247 (Governor’s Implementer Bill # 6706 Sec. 81 & 82) Effective July 15, 2013
Recording of Documents by a Nominee of a Mortgagee (MERS)
$159 Recording Fee

Remittance Rules for the recording for all MERS documents on July 15, 2013 regardless of the execution date of the document:

Remittance Rule for Assignor/Releaser (Exception)
Documents Included:
Assignment of Mortgage when Nominee is the Assignor-Grantor
Release of Mortgage when Nominee is the Releaser-Grantor
___________________________________________
$159 flat fee (no subsequent $5 additional page fee per legislative language – even if it is a multiple page document)


Remittance Rule for Other Documents (General)
Documents Included:
Mortgage
Modification of Mortgage
Subordination of Mortgage
Assumption or Amendment of Mortgage
Warranty Deed
Assignment of Mortgage when Nominee is the Grantee
Release of Mortgage when Nominee is the Grantee
___________________________________________
$159 for the first page
$5 for each additional page


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